In addition to the A85, A75, A73, and A78, Micromax has also added another new Android smartphone to its Superfone portfolio, called the Micromax A50 aka Ninja. This is the most affordable Superfone from the company and also has dual SIM capability. Apart from the all other usual features, the smartphone debut a new features that seems to focus on the handset’s voice control capabilities. If you like Apple’s Siri service and want this service in a budget friendly handset, then this is good news for you.
Not only Google is trying to follow Siri, but one of the India’s popular mobile brands Micromax has introduced a Siri-like service called Aisha what the vendor claims as an “Artificial Intelligence Speech Handset Assistant. It’s an in built speech recognition application in the Ninja that allows to recognize what you speak. According to the press release, users can initiate a Google search, view stock market details, make calls, read news of preferred locality, Know phone status, movie reviews, know horoscopes, make language translations, and view recipes through Aisha. If you want to know who the weather is today, then you just need to say ‘What is the weather in Bhubaneswar’ and AISHA will respond by saying “The weather will be rainy/sunny”. AISHA is not only limited to these facilities, but also help you to inquire your missed calls, send message, date and time, etc. Even more users can update their status on Facebook and Twitter through this service. For your kind information, Micromax has back-end tie up with Indian portals such as Timesjob.com, Simplymarry.com etc for better result.
If you’ll look at its specifications, you won’t feel it’s an affordable smartphone. It sports a large 7.9 cms capacitive multi touch display that will somehow close to 3.1-inch and also supports Gravity sensor to enjoy accelerometer based games. Above all it’s a dual SIM smartphone, what Indians need the most. It’s powered by a 650 MHz processor, so it’s yet to see how efficiently the processor doing the job with Aisha. It runs on Android v2.3.6 Gingerbread operating system and there is no word whether it’s going to get an Ice Cream Sandwich update or not. It allows memory expanded up to a maximum of 32GB.
Other features include a 2 megapixels rear camera and also come bundled with all needed connectivity options like; 3G, Bluetooth, WiFi, and more. It boasts a 1400 mAh battery that claims to offer talk time up to 4 hours and standby time of up to 10 days. This new Superfone from Micromax, Ninja is available in two color options i.e. white and black. This new smartphone will be available across all leading retail outlets in India shortly at a price of Rs. 4,999/-.